BBC英语新闻:总统奥巴马为美国开放的移民政策做强有力的辩护

来源:普特英语听力 2019-03-09
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President Obama has mounted a strong defense of open immigration policies saying they're the country's oldest tradition and make America unique. Speaking at a naturalization ceremony for new citizens, Mr. Obama said new citizens continuing renewed and revitalized the nation. "We dont simply welcome new immigrants. We are born of immigrants. That's who we are. Immigration is our origin story. And for more than two centuries, its remained at the core of our national character. It's our oldest tradition, its who we are."

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naturalization n. 归化,移入;移植

immigration n. 外来移民;移居

 


总统奥巴马为美国开放的移民政策做强有力的辩护,称移民政策是美国最悠久的传统,是美国之所以是美国的独有特征。在移民加入美国国籍的仪式上,奥巴马说道,新加入美国国籍的人将继续为美国带来新气象,新动力。“我们不是简单地欢迎移民来到美国。我们就是移民的后代,身上流着移民者的血液。美国的建国史就是一部移民史。在200多年的时间里,移民政策是我们国家特征的核心,是我们最悠久的传统,是我们的民族之魂。”




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